Intimate Partner Violence

 

Who Must Receive Continuing Education/Training?

 

Dentist

Doctor

Mental Health

Nurse

Social Worker

What Information Must Be Conveyed?

Who Must Be Consulted and/or Must Approve?

When Is the Education/Training to Take Place?

Alaska

Alaska Stat. § 18.66.310 (Michie 1999)

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Nature, extent, and causes of intimate partner violence; procedures designed to promote victim safety; lethality issues; and available resources

Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Not Specified

Florida

Fla. Stat. Ann. § 455.597 (West 1999)

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Number of patients likely to be victims and perpetrators; screening procedures, and resources in the local community

Division of Medical Quality Assurance

One Hour every two years

Kentucky

Ky. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 194A.540 (Michie 1998)

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Dynamics of intimate partner violence; effects on victims; legal remedies; lethality and risk issues; model protocols; available community resources; and reporting requirements

Legal, victim services victim advocacy, and mental health professionals with an expertise in intimate partner violence

Once (three hours)



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